About Us

  • Over 100 Years of Combined Experience
  • Over 50 years of Experience in Dental Implants
  • Over 8,000 Dental Implants Placed
  • One of 58 Leading Dental Centres of the World

Scottish Centre for Excellence in Dentistry is one of the first centres in Scotland to combine dentistry, implantology, and face and body rejuvenation.

Experience & Qualifications:

We have written authority from the General Dental Council to use the name Scottish Centre for Excellence in Dentistry.

All of our Clinicians have undergone extensive Post-Graduate training in their designated areas.

Collectively, the dentists have over 50 years of experience in Dental Implant treatments.

Over 800 dentists throughout the UK refer to us for Specialist treatment.

We are one of 59 Leading Dental Centres of the World.

Over the past few years, we have been finalists and then went on to win many industry awards.

We offer our patients the service of one of our Treatment Co-ordinators to take you through your treatment journey.

Location & Accessibility:

Located less than five minutes from the M8, ten minutes from Glasgow Central and Queen Street train stations and less than fifteen minutes from Glasgow Airport.

Convenient free parking.

Disabled access with ground floor surgeries and disabled toilet facilities.

One of the very few Dental Centres in Scotland to offer an on-site laboratory providing the highest standard of craftsmanship from expert technicians.

Opening Hours:

Open Monday to Friday 8.45am to 5.30pm.

24/7 On-call policy.

Infection Control:

Our entire team follow procedures recommended by the Department of Health and the British Dental Association.

We have a dedicated sterilisation room with the very latest equipment, including autoclaves, which is a device that kills bacteria and viruses by steam, heat and pressure. We have also installed washer disinfectors which use especially pure water to ensure the instruments are very clean before they are autoclaved.


Welcome to Scottish Centre for Excellence in Dentistry, one of the largest private centres for dentistry, implantology and face and body rejuvenation in Europe. The practice is based in Glasgow and welcomes patients from across the city, as well as from Edinburgh, Kilmarnock, Stirling, Ayr, Perth, Dundee, Aberdeen, Inverness and the Borders. We also treat patients from further afield. Most of our patients are referred to us by their dentists, although you can also contact us directly about treatment using our contact form or by telephone.

All patients benefit from the expertise and experience of our dedicated team, including a Specialist in restorative dentistry and prosthodontics, four dentists with a range of specialist interests, a consultant oral and maxillofacial/head and neck surgeon, a specialist orthodontist, consultant dermatologist and consultant plastic surgeon. We also have a face and body cosmetic practitioner, two consultant anaesthetists and a dentist with a special interest in hypnotherapy.

Surgery Room

Arshad Ali has over 30 years experience with dental implants and can treat complex cases. Together with his team he is committed to providing every patient with the highest standards of care and clinical excellence. We offer a full range of general, cosmetic and restorative dental services. Among the other services we offer are:

  • Aesthetic/cosmetic dentistry
  • Preventative dentistry
  • Restorative dentistry and prosthodontics including dental implants, crowns, bridges and dentures
  • Orthodontics (including NHS orthodontics for under 18s)
  • Treatment for nervous/anxious patients, including hypnotherapy and sedation
  • Root canal treatment
  • Emergency dental appointments
  • Oral surgery, including wisdom tooth removal
  • Hygienist services
  • Gum disease and gum treatment
  • Teeth whitening
  • Non-surgical and surgical face and body aesthetics

All of our patients are treated with the highest standards of care at all times, and we follow the latest cross-contamination guidelines because your safety and comfort is our highest priority. We take the time to get to know all of our patients as individuals, and encourage you to ask any questions or raise any concerns you may have about any aspect of treatment. We want you to know that you are in safe, caring and experienced hands.